Tobacco and marijuana have been aspects of the “college experience” for decades, despite the efforts of lawmakers and university faculty. Even with the ban of all tobacco products and the illegal status of marijuana, the use of both substances still occurs on the MTSU campus. The Core Drug and Alcohol Survey, conducted on the MTSU …

Young Frankenstein for Center for the Arts in Murfreesboro, Tenn. (Murfreesboro Center for the Arts)

Photo Courtesy of the Center for the Arts In 1974, Gene Wilder and Mel Brooks brought electrifying life to the tale of Victor Frankenstein. In 2016, the Center for the Arts in Murfreesboro is continuing that hilariously irreverent legacy. “Young Frankenstein” is one of the most ingenious comedic films in cinematic history. This may be …

Photo Courtesy of Quinlan Odom / Turning Point USA Political education, grassroots activism and re-branding free market ideals are all goals of Turning Point USA on the MTSU campus. Turning Point USA is a nationally recognized political education organization with chapters at over 1,000 college campuses. According to the TPUSA website, some of the group’s main …

Photo by Erik Schelzig / AP According to an MTSU press release, Governor Bill Haslam announced the eight appointees to the new MTSU local governing board on Thursday. The press release states that the governor announced the board members as follows: Andrew Adams, former chairman and CEO of National Healthcare Corporation. J.B. Baker, owner and …

Donald Trump

Photo by Gage Skidmore / Flickr A newly released recording of Donald Trump from 2005 is gathering political ire as the Trump campaign reels from sexually explicit remarks made by the Republican nominee in 2005. Republicans, some who previously endorsed the nominee, are pulling their support in the aftermath of the leaked recording. The recording and video …

Photo by Steve Barnum / Staff Writer  Donald Trump is leading Hillary Clinton by 12 percent with likely voters in Tennessee, according to results released on Tuesday from the MTSU Poll. According to the poll, Trump is ahead of Clinton for both registered and likely voters. Tennessee’s results contradict the current post-debate polling nationwide, as Clinton is leading …